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Technological Solutions, Weapons and Ammunition for Marine Security and Defence

At EXPAL, we develop, manufacture, integrate and maintain equipment and solutions for the defence and security industries.

Avda. del Partenón, 16,
28042 Madrid
Naval vessel

EXPAL develops, manufactures, integrates and maintains equipment and solutions for the defence and security industries, providing armed forces globally with solutions designed specifically to enhance their operational capabilities. EXPAL offers to its customers technological support to suit their individual mission requirements.

High-performance ammunition and explosives

EXPAL also supplies demilitaristion and explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) services worldwide.

Defence and security technology for naval missions

Since 1918, when the first delivery to the Spanish Navy was made, EXPAL has been providing products to the naval forces of many different countries, as well as developing specific and appropriate solutions to the missions.

EXPAL provides:

The continuous innovation of products and services, its strong commitment to technology and a clear dedication to service have placed EXPAL in a leading position in the European defence industry.
EXPAL provides technological solutions for the marine defence and security sectors.
EXPAL develops customised, mission-specific solutions for its clients.
EXPAL continually seeks to improve the performance of its products through innovation and development.
EXPAL's international research programmes help improve the operative capacities of troops.
EXPAL manufactures multipurpose electronic fuzes for medium caliber artillery, mortar bombs and rockets.
EXPAL provides products to the naval forces of many different countries.
TECHFIRE information system for fire support.
  • Ammunition, explosives and pyrotechnic disposal and recovery services
  • Demolition stores for naval use
  • EOD services and soil remediation
  • EOD material
  • GAB underwater grenades
  • Insensitive munitions (IM) warheads fill
  • Light weapons ammunition
  • Medium caliber cannon ammunition
  • MILA underwater lamping mines
  • Mortar ammunition
  • Mortar systems
  • Naval ammunition
  • Propellants
  • Propelling charges
  • Pyrotechnics
  • SAZEC surface control systems
  • TECHFIRE information systems for fire support

Weapon and ammunitions technology to optimise operations

Technology is fundamental to EXPAL. Its future research and development programmes include:

  • Intelligent ammunitions development
  • Improving troops’ operative capacities
  • Development of non-lethal armaments
  • Increasing ammunition precision
  • Protecting military platforms and crew
  • Rocket engines for spatial applications
  • Providing rapid-deployment high-mobility weapons
  • Reducing ammunition vulnerability

The EXPAL R+D department continually seeks to improve on the performance of its existing product ranges, in addition to developing new solutions.

EXPAL works with its clients and other leading companies to successfully find innovative solutions for specific customer requirements.

Technology for sea defence and security

EXPAL puts into practice its corporate policies as a basis of its action to:

  • Ensure the highest security standards
  • Offer quality in all our services and products
  • Minimise the impact our activities have on the environment
  • Continue our innovate R+D activities

Ballistic Computers

Ballistic computers have been conceived in order to reduce the workload of military personnel involved in operations by automatically providing the required fire data, once the targets have been identified.

EXPAL Multipurpose Electronic Fuzes

With more than 40 years of experience in fuze manufacturing, EXPAL offers a wide range of fuzes, mechanical and electronic, for medium caliber, artillery, mortar bombs, naval, aviation and rockets.

EXPAL Propellants

With a long tradition of providing propellant systems for civil and military purposes, EXPAL has a proven portfolio of products, characterized by excellent performance and long experience in the production of propellants under strict safety criteria and environmental preservation commitment.

SSBN Borei Class Nuclear-Powered Submarines

The Borei Class is a Russian fourth-generation nuclear-powered missile submarine. It is intended to eventually replace the ageing Delta III and Typhoon Class submarines and become an important deterrent for the Russian Navy.

43.5m Inshore Patrol Vessels

The MOD of the Republic of Croatia acquired a series of five vessels from Brodosplit shipyard to increase Navy and Coast Guard maritime protection capabilities.

Project 21980 Class Counter-Sabotage Boats

Designed by JSC Vympel Design Bureau, the Project 21980 class counter-sabotage vessels are intended for the protection of naval bases, ports and aquatic areas of the Russian Federation.

EXPAL signing a MOU with Saudi Chemical Company Holding

EXPAL SYSTEMS announces signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Saudi Chemical Company Holding (SCCH) through its subsidiary Saudi Chemical Company Limited for the localization of ammunition filling.

14 March 2022

EXPAL Presents the Dual EIMOS 81mm

EXPAL presents its solutions for the future of the Armed Forces of Land, Sea and Air Armed Forces at the International Defence and Security Exhibition FEINDEF.

4 November 2021

EXPAL Systems Puts Over 10,000 Naval Proximity Fuzes in Five Countries

EXPAL presents its latest technological developments in the field of naval proximity fuzes during the 62nd Annual Fuze Conference hosted by NDIA (National Defense Industrial Association) in Buffalo (NY) this May. During the past 2 years, EXPAL has implemented this technology in over 10,000 proximity fuzes delivered to five different Navies.

11 June 2019

EXPAL Reaches 25 Year Milestone of Rewarding Innovation

EXPAL has celebrated the 25th Edition of the Santa Barbara Innovation Awards, an initiative organised by EXPAL parent company MAXAM to promote a culture of innovation at all levels within the organisation.

10 December 2018

EXPAL USA Presents Latest Developments at AUSA 2018

EXPAL USA will showcase its latest developments and technologies to support Armed Forces’ current and future requirements at the AUSA 2018 Annual Meeting and Exposition held in Washington between 8-10 October.

4 October 2018

EXPAL Exhibited at Pacific Exposition 2017

EXPAL exhibited its proposal in weapon systems, naval and army ammunition, technology systems and demilitarisation services in this international maritime exposition in Sydney between 3-5 October.

10 October 2017

EXPAL to Showcase Air, Land and Sea Solutions at AUSA 2017

EXPAL will demonstrate its capabilities and developments in demilitarisation services, demolition material and energetic products that manages in its state-of-the-art facilities located in Texas at this year's AUSA meeting and exposition.

9 October 2017

EXPAL Naval Systems at the 2015 DSEi Show

EXPAL is exhibiting at this year's Defence and Security Equipment International (DESi) event, which will bring together the latest technological updates of the sector.

14 September 2015

EXPAL Participates in UNVEX 2014

EXPAL will exhibit its micro UAV, SHEPHERD, which features a system with multiple applications within the defence and security fields.

24 February 2014

ELDIG FRT Meeting with EDA at DSEi

ELDIG, the European Land Defence Industrial Group of the AeroSpace and Defence European Association (ASD), held at DSEi London its Fast Reaction Team (FRT) meeting with attendance from most important European companies in the land sector.

11 December 2013

EXPAL Looks Back on Successful DSEI 2013

At DSEI 2013, which was held 10-13 September in London, EXPAL presented its latest products and services among its four main lines of activity.

25 September 2013

EXPAL to Attend LAAD 2013

During LAAD 2013, the 9th edition of the event, EXPAL will be pleased to show its latest weapon systems, ammunition and propellants and capabilities in areas such as platform maintenance and aeronautical systems maintenance.

8 April 2013

EXPAL Systems

Avda. del Partenón, 16
28042 Madrid

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